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Assisted dying: 'Strong case' for change in law

There is a "strong case" for allowing assisted suicide for people who are terminally ill in England and Wales, according to a report.

The Commission on Assisted Dying - set up and funded by campaigners who want to see the law changed - says the current law is "inadequate" and incoherent.

Branwen Jeffreys reports.

  • 05 Jan 2012
  • From the section Health